Students from Kristen Smith's Advanced Graphic Communication course view their work on display at the Special Collections Libraries.
Graphics students exhibit work as part of Special Collections Libraries exhibit
While many class assignments are never seen by anyone other than the class students and the professor, students in Kristen Smith’s Advanced Graphic Communication class have a different experience. Their posters were selected to be displayed as part of the Richard B. Russell Special Collections Library’s exhibit, “Wrestling Temptation: The Quest to Control Alcohol in Georgia.”
The six posters were created to express themes, attitudes and morals of the use and abuse of alcohol in Georgia from 1733 until the present. The students incorporated visuals and ideas researched through the library archives.
Excerpts reposted from uga.edu. As a Foundation Fellow, Sam Tingle has been able to learn around the world — from the South Pacific to Malaysia to the Greek Island of Lesvos — but has still been able to immerse himself in academics and activities right here on campus. Hometown: Knoxville, TN High school: Alcoa High […] learn more
Kailyn Sanders selected as a Most Promising Multicultural Student
Kailyn Sanders, a fourth-year advertising major at Grady College, has been named to the 2018 American Advertising Federation of Most Promising Multicultural students. Every year the American Advertising Federation selects 50 multicultural students nationwide that they feel represents some of the top emerging talent in the advertising industry. Through this program students attend a four-day […] learn more
Grady professor co-edits book about the intersection of feminism and the advertising industry
In the past year, events like the Women’s March in Washington and the beginning of the #MeToo movement have dominated the news media and started a national conversation. Women everywhere are standing up and speaking out for what they believe in. In her new book, “Feminist, Feminism, and Advertising: Some Restrictions Apply,” Peggy Kreshel, an […] learn more
Grady Sports Media students cover Olympic Games
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Grady alumni cover 2018 Winter Olympics
(In addition to two of our Grady Sports Media students, Emily Giambalvo and Cat Hendrick, who are covering the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, Grady College also has two young alumni who are there in professional work capacities. We were able to catch up with our recent alumni before the games, and look forward to catching […] learn more